Hair Styles that Ace Working and Working Out

For those of you who wake up feeling like you need another eight hours of sleep, a great way to jumpstart your energy is to hit the gym for a quick cardio session. But usually that means twice as much prep time for your hair and make up. While it is recommended to shower afterwards (come one, we’re all ladies here) we’ve got your hair covered.  Created by hair guru Lacy Redway for Refinery29, we wanted to share them with you just in case you missed ‘em the first time around. Appropriate for laid back start-ups to a high-powered corporate setting, these hair dos will have you actually wanting to go to the gym.  Yeah.

Updated Ponytail

Updated Ponytail

First, part your hair down the center so it splits into two even sections. Then, twist each section toward the base of your neck. Pro tip: use a rat tail comb to ensure the twists are especially tight and secure, just wrap the hair around the handle and slip out the comb to bind with elastic. For an even more sophisticated look, wrap a strand of hair around the hair tie and secure with a bobby pin.

First, part your hair down the center so it splits into two even sections. Then, twist each section toward the base of your neck. Pro tip: use a rat tail comb to ensure the twists are especially tight and secure, just wrap the hair around the handle and slip out the comb to bind with elastic. For an even more sophisticated look, wrap a strand of hair around the hair tie and secure with a bobby pin.

There you have it, a fun and easy style we'd wear to any occasion!

There you have it, a fun and easy style we'd wear to any occasion!

Camilla Olson

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Camilla Olson designs for the modern professional woman. Camilla Olson worked her way through college at the U of MD Medical School, shifting to industry for 8 years post graduate. Once learning about Wall Street she invested as a VC for 4 years and then made her move to the entrepreneur side of the table, on the founding team of 5 companies, Later she earned her MFA, Fashion & Textile Design from Academy of Art Univ, cum laude. Honors include: designs on the NY Fashion Week Runway; Alumna of the Yr, Best Reinvention, Born: Fairbanks Alaska. B.S. microbiology University of Maryland MBA marketing Fairleigh Dickinson University. Awarded two U.S. patents. MFA fashion & textile design, Academy of Art University